Tickets on Sale! Real Madrid vs. Inter Milan in St. Louis, August 10.
Relevent Sports and the St. Louis Convention & Visitors Commission are proud to announce that Real Madrid and F.C. Internazionale, better known as Inter, will meet August 10 at 1 p.m. at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. The match would mark the first men’s soccer match at the Edward Jones Dome, which previously a match featuring the U.S. Women’s national team in 2007.
Tickets will be available at Ticketmaster with prices ranging from $40-$225. Presale begins at noon on Friday, June 28, 2013; general sales begin Monday, July 1, 2013.
Real Madrid and Inter are two of the world’s most recognizable and successful clubs. The Spanish giants have won a record 32 Spanish La Liga titles, 19 Copa del Rey titles and nine European championships. Real Madrid features some of the game’s bigger stars including Cristiano Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos and Mesut Ozil and recently hired Italian coach Carlo Ancelotti.
Inter has won a total of 18 Italian Serie A titles, seven Coppa Italia titles and three European Championships. The club is currently coached by Walter Mazzarri and features top players Esteban Cambiasso, Fredy Guarin and Samir Handanovic.
Both clubs will travel to St. Louis following their participation in the 2013 Guinness International Champions Cup. The inaugural edition of the tournament will be played in six American cities from July 27 to August 7 and also features Chelsea, Everton, A.C. Milan, Juventus, Valencia and the LA Galaxy. The tournament finals will be played on August 6 and 7 at Miami’s Sun Life Stadium. For more information please go to www.internationalchampionscup.com.
The match also comes on the heels of a match between English clubs Manchester City and Chelsea on May 23 put on by Relevent Sports and the St. Louis Cardinals. The match, the first soccer event at Busch Stadium, drew a sold-out crowd of 48,263 fans.